Fresh snow Skiing on a trail through the woods with only the sound of the wind in the trees and the singing of birds offers time for the quiet contemplation missing so often in the noisy busyness of life. Out here there is no rush, no deadline, no expectation beyond reaching the hill in the…… Continue reading Perspective

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Embers is available

Embers, my debut y/a contemporary novel, is now available for purchase wherever books are sold! It is also available in paperback and e-book formats through Amazon and Chapters/Indigo. Alternatively, readers can purchase it through my publisher’s online store at Word Alive Press. Pick up your copy and be sure to let me know how you…… Continue reading Embers is available

First look at Chapter One of upcoming YA novel Embers

CHAPTER ONE Peter Xavier heard screaming coming from behind the school. It was Alex—he was sure of it. He ran toward what sounded like a fight. As he rounded the corner, he slid in the sand covering the tarmac. Jake, Ben, and Troy, three of the biggest kids in Grade Ten, were standing over his…… Continue reading First look at Chapter One of upcoming YA novel Embers

Pre-order for Embers

I am taking pre-orders for my debut novel, Embers. Please comment below if you’d like me to add your name to the list. The book will be available on Jan. 31st, 2020. It is also available to pre-order on Indigo and is priced at $19.99. Click the follow button to receive new posts and updates.…… Continue reading Pre-order for Embers

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Embers is available for pre-order on Indigo!

Embers, the first book in the Forged in Flames series, is available now on Indigo for pre-order. It will be available in stores Jan. 31, 2020. Embers is the story of fifteen-year-old Peter Xavier whose world is rocked when addiction and dysfunction threaten the lives of those he loves most. Faced with the devastation of…… Continue reading Embers is available for pre-order on Indigo!